Dallas City Council votes YES to new animal control ordinances

Great news! Thanks to the support of thousands of people, including those brave souls who stood up and presented to the Dallas City Council, the proposed ordinances were voted in by the Council today, with a 10-3 split.

Voting for the ordinance: Mayor Tom Leppert, Mayor Pro Tem Elba Garcia, Deputy Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway and council members Linda Koop, Steve Salazar, Mitchell Rasansky, Tennell Atkins, Vonciel Jones Hill, Dave Neumann and Jerry Allen.

Voting against the ordinance: Council members Sheffie Kadane, Ron Natinsky and Angela Hunt.

Please take the time to thank your Council member for their vote as they now move forward with implementation and plans for enforcement of the new laws.


3 Responses to “Dallas City Council votes YES to new animal control ordinances”

  1. Thanks for the efforts of all who were involved to get these ordinances passed. And thanks to the City Council for taking the necessary step to improve the quality of life for our animals.

  2. Yay! This is the best news ever! I can’t wait to live in a city that treats it animals with more humanity.

  3. It’s about time! AMAZING!! The Dallas City Council is to be commended by their actions today! They took a stand and did the RIGHT THING!!!!!

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